Action Games

Last Ninja 2: Back with a Vengeance

Last Ninja 2: Back with a Vengeance

Last Ninja 2: Back with a Vengeance is the sequel to the popular action adventure The Last Ninja. Released initally for the Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum and Amstrad CPC in 1988, it wa...

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: commodore 64 fighting martial arts mythology ninja puzzle-solving

Ghostbusters

Ghostbusters

Ghostbusters by Activision is a video game officially based on the 1984 Ghostbusters movie. It was released the same year of the film on several home computers, including Commodore 64, Apple II and MSX.

Year: 1984 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-08-23Tags: licensed movies

Star Wars NES

Star Wars NES

In occasion of the Star Wars Day 2018 (May the "Fourth") we present you a little gem: the Star Wars video game for the NES, developed by Beam Software and released by JVC in 1991. ...

Year: 1991 Genre: Action Updated: 2018-05-03Tags: licensed movies platform science fiction

Castle Wolfenstein

Castle Wolfenstein

Castle Wolfenstein is a stealth shooter developed and published by Muse Software in 1981 for the Apple II. It made its way onto the Atari 8-bit and Commodore 64 in 1983 and DOS in 1984.

Year: 1984 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: apple 2 original game shoot em up stealth ww2

Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park is the video game adaptation of the Steven Spielberg film, developed and published by Ocean Software and released in 1993 for the Amiga and DOS. The game and the film were released the same year.

Year: 1993 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: aga arcade history movies prehistoric shoot em up

Lost Patrol

Lost Patrol

Lost Patrol is an action strategy game set during the Vietnam war developed by Shadow Development and published by Ocean Software in 1990 for the Amiga and Atari ST. It was released for DOS the following year.

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: amiga original game arcade historical battle history mini-games vietnam war

Where Time Stood Still

Where Time Stood Still

This Amiga release is really unique. Where Time Stood Still is an isometric arcade adventure game developed by Denton Designs and published by Ocean Software in 1987 *exclusively* for ZX Spectrum 128K, Atari ST and MS-DOS.

Year: 1987 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: action-adventure arcade fantasy history isometric prehistoric puzzle-solving

Beyond Castle Wolfenstein

Beyond Castle Wolfenstein

Beyond Castle Wolfenstein is the sequel to Castle Wolfenstein, the action-adventure known as the first stealth game, created by Muse Software. Initially released for the Commodore ...

Year: 1985 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: freeware shoot em up stealth ww2

Zorro

Zorro

Zorro is a cinematic action adventure created for MS-DOS by Capstone Software and released in 1995. The game represents an attempt to bring the Prince of Persia mechanics to the s...

Year: 1995 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: action-adventure cinematic platform

Dylan Dog: The Murderers

Dylan Dog: The Murderers

Dylan Dog: The Murderers is a 2D action adventure officially based on the Italian comics character Dylan Dog, created by Tiziano Sclavi. The game was created by Simulmondo, Italian...

Year: 1992 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: comics detective mystery platform puzzle-solving survival horror

007: Licence to Kill

007: Licence to Kill

Licence to Kill is a top-down action/arcade game based on the 007 movie published in 1989.

Year: 1989 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: arcade espionage helicopter licensed naval shoot em up spy watercraft

MechWarrior

MechWarrior

MechWarrior is the first 3D BattleTech game and it allows the player to pilot a giant mechanical warrior..

Year: 1989 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: battlemech mecha science fiction vehicular combat simulator

Hunter

Hunter

Hunter is a 3D action adventure created by Paul Holmes and published by Activision in 1991 for the Amiga and Atari ST. It is considered the first successful example of "sandbox" video game based on free roaming in a 3d environment.

Year: 1991 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-07-19Tags: 3d amiga original game helicopter naval sandbox shoot em up tank virtual world watercraft

Critical Mass

Critical Mass

Critical Mass (or Power) is a 1985 sci-fi videogame released for Commodore 64 and ZX Spectrum, later ported to PC with an improved graphics..

Year: 1986 Genre: Action Updated: 2015-04-14Tags: science fiction shoot em up